The Cadillac Garage
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Thats our house - as it looked like before the construction of the Cadillac garage began.

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the 67 and my friend Tayfuns 81 in the old garage

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Afra, the Cads and me in front of the old garage

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before the construction began

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In March 2005 the construction of the new garage began.

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In March 2005 the construction of the new garage began.

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the old wall was torn down

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the old wall was torn down

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the old wall was torn down

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the digger

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the digger in the garden

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viewed from the living room

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lots of soil had to be removed

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digging

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the garden

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a new door was cut into the old wall

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a huge concrete cutter

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the hole is getting bigger

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almost done

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after the first day

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digging the pit

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preparing the floor

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the pit

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the pit

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the floor was poored

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building the walls

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the pit during the rain....

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building the walls

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lots of concrete was needed

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the walls were poured

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building the walls

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building the walls

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after day 4

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building the walls

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building the walls

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looking out of the window

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looking out of the window

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looking out of the window

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building the walls

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building the walls

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building the roof

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building the roof

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building the roof

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building the roof

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the finished roof

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supports

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supports

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the pit - full with water

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supports

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supports

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electricity stuff

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supports

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the new door

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insulation work

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almost looks like a garage now

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the roof

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the roof

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sealing the roof

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sealing the roof

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inside

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the pit

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preparing the doors

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waterproofing the roof

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finishing the roof

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finishing the roof

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Richard installing the windows - thanks bro!

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Richard installing the windows - thanks bro!

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Tayfun helped as well - thanks!!

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good to have great friends who are always willing to help!

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good to have great friends who are always willing to help!

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good to have great friends who are always willing to help!

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good to have great friends who are always willing to help!

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good to have great friends who are always willing to help!

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grass grew fast on the new roof

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painting the interior

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painting the interior

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the pit - 7m long, 1,80m deep

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painting the interior

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painting the interior

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painting the interior

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Cadillacs in garage

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I sealed the floor with epoxy coating

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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my friend Tayfun visited me before the Cadillac Meeting

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my friend Tayfun visited me before the Cadillac Meeting

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my friend Tayfun visited me before the Cadillac Meeting

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my friend Tayfun visited me before the Cadillac Meeting

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Richards 65 Impala in front of my garage

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at night

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at night

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Cadillacs in garage

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Cadillacs in garage

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exterior shot

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I stored my friends 81 in the garage over the winter - also the Harley of another friend got a winter home

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some more decoration going on

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some more decoration going on

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some more decoration going on

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some more decoration going on

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some more decoration going on

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working on the new epoxy floor

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working on the new epoxy floor

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working on the new epoxy floor

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working on the new epoxy floor

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working on the new epoxy floor

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working on the new epoxy floor

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the masking tape in place

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the first coat of black epoxy paint applied

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the first coat of black epoxy paint applied

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the first coat of black epoxy paint applied

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seen from the outside with the masking tape still in place

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the first coat of black epoxy paint applied

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the red stripe was painted

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almost finished

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almost finished

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almost finished

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before the cars moved back in - panoramic picture

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the evening sun shines into the garage

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the evening sun shines into the garage

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the evening sun shines into the garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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the finished garage

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My wife grew a great garden on top of the garage

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I can fit 3 Cadillacs inside the garage if necessary

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I can fit 3 Cadillacs inside the garage if necessary

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I can fit 3 Cadillacs inside the garage if necessary

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I can fit 3 Cadillacs inside the garage if necessary

© 2017 by Gerald Loidl